Broncos WR Cody Latimer responds to video showing strip club scuffle

Mike Klis, KUSA TV

Published 2:12 p.m. ET July 16, 2017 | Updated 2:21 p.m. ET July 16, 2017

Denver Broncos receiver Cody Latimer said he was merely trying to play peacekeeper during a disagreement between his uncle and a Dayton, Ohio, strip club bouncer back on Feb. 20.

The situation escalated into a brawl with Latimer getting sprayed and the uncle getting decked.

In a TMZ video released Sunday morning, Latimer is seen extending his arm and placing his left hand on the bouncer’s right shoulder. Latimer’s hand irritated the bouncer, who knocked it away. Latimer continued to put his hand on the bouncer’s shoulder and the bouncer continued to knock it away – until Latimer became irritated and slapped the bouncer in the face.

The bouncer then threw a punch at Latimer but missed. The bouncer took out an item and sprayed Latimer in the face with a substance. TMZ reported it as pepper spray. Latimer said it was mace.

Latimer’s uncle then stepped in and after a couple wild punches were thrown by both the uncle and…

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